Majors / Electronics Engineering Technology

Electronics Engineering Technology (B.S.)

Indiana State University

Description:

The University offers a bachelor of science (B.S.) in electronics engineering technology.

This program provides the knowledge, skills, and management experience needed for technical and professional careers in instrumentation and control, technical sales and field services, electronics manufacturing, and electrical power operations.

Each student's program of study is arranged in a logical sequence, with study moving from the most basic concepts through highly technical principles. Several professional courses are offered to assist in the development of managerial skills.

Coursework includes study in the following areas:

  • Electronics technology or computer hardware technology, including concepts such as fundamentals, circuits and circuit design, digital fundamentals, solid state electronics, industrial control, microprocessors, and automation
  • Mathematics, computer fundamentals, and/or science
  • Management, industrial and manufacturing technology, and manufacturing and construction technology

In addition, students complete the University's Foundational Studies Program, which provides the knowledge students need in critical thinking, leadership, and interpersonal and communication skills.

Courses in the major are taught by full-time faculty. Small class sizes ensure each student has access to research laboratories and individualized assistance. Students have many opportunities for professional practice experience. Those participating in co-op or internship programs receive remuneration as well as excellent experience in the field.

Students benefit from specialized, well-equipped laboratories for study. The University's John T. Myers Technology Center has more than 20 state-of-the-art laboratories filled with the most up-to-date equipment and supplies.

A number of activities and organizations are available that enable students to interact with other students and professionals in the industry. These include ISA (the international society for measurement and control), and Epsilon Pi Tau (the international honorary for professions in technology).

Special Note:  Students who transfer to the University with the appropriate associate degree may enroll in an online-based electronics engineering technology bachelor degree-completion program offered through the University's DegreeLink Program.

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Careers:

Our graduates compete for (and are awarded) some of the best positions available in industry, business, and government.

Graduates are qualified for careers in a variety of areas, including instrumentation, electrical power, technical sales, electronics manufacturing, technical field service, and technical sales.

Listed below are a few of the employers who hire our graduates:

  • Allen Bradley
  • Applied Extrusion Technologies
  • AT&T
  • Cinergy
  • Crane Naval Depot
  • Delco Electronics
  • Emerson Electronics
  • General Dynamics
  • Hewlett Packard
  • McDonnell Douglas
  • Merck Chemical
  • Motorola
  • Rockwell International
  • Siemens Corporation

Accreditation:

The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

In addition, the Electronics Engineering Technology Program is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE).

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.

In addition, the College of Technology offers a variety of scholarships and awards.

Further Information

Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following:

College of Technology
Indiana State University
812-237-2987
888-478-7003 (toll free)
http://technology.indstate.edu


Last updated: June 18, 2014



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